Stuff Mom Never Told You

Stuff Mom Never Told You Podcast

Join hosts Anney and Samantha to listen to Stuff Mom Never Told You, continuing the conversation of what it is to identify as female through research-based discussion around feminism and how it impacts everyday life. New episodes come out Wednesday and Friday.

Fictional Women Around the World: Abby Anderson
In this new sub-segment, we highlight influential fictional women, beginning with the controversial Abby Anderson from the video game The Last of Us 2. Anney campaigns to play Abby in the live-action adaption. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

SMNTY Classics: Romantic Comedy Sidekicks
Sidekicks are an integral part of any romantic comedy. In this classic episode and part three of their rom com series, Cristen and Caroline examine the ways these sometimes neurotic, sometimes wise secondary characters trade on stereotypes to shape the protagonists' world. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Introducing Bridgerton: The Official Podcast
Hi, Stuff Mom Never Told You fans! Since you love this show, you may also enjoy Bridgerton: The Official Podcast. Check out the trailer to see for yourself! About the Podcast: “Bridgerton: The Official Podcast” is your official peek behind the curtain of Shondaland's Bridgerton series. Much like Lady Whistledown we'll gossip about how the show was created and have conversations around Bridgerton’s storyline, music, the costumes and sets, the historical context of the era and so much more! Don't forget to ...


Feminist Movie Friday: Cinderella
Impossible! Samantha and Anney discuss the 1997 movie Cinderella featuring Brandy, Whitney Houston, and Whoopi Goldberg and Samantha waxes poetic of her love of musicals and this one in particular. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Happy Hour #3: Uncle Nearest Whiskey
For this happy hour, we're enjoying Uncle Nearest whiskey and talking women and whiskey. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Book Club: Eloquent Rage
Brittney Cooper's 2018 book Eloquent Rage: A Black Feminist Discovers Her Superpower is this month's book club pick. Anney and Samantha discuss some themes, the power of rage, and Beyoncé. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


Women Around the World: Jaha Dukureh
Anney and Samantha share the story of the founder of the non-profit organization of Safe Hands For Girls, Jaha Dukureh, and her fight against female genital mutilation and child marriages. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Monday Mini: "The Princess Protests" in Myanmar
Anney and Samantha discuss what's going on in Myanmar after a military coup resulted in thousands of people protesting, many of them in costume. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

SMNTY Classics: The First Lady of the Black Press
When trailblazing reporter Ethel Payne died, The Washington Post eulogized that had Payne "not been black, she certainly would have been one of the most recognized journalists in American society.” Cristen and Caroline uncover the history and significance of black newspapers in the U.S. and the incredible legacy of one its brightest stars in this classic episode. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


Women and the Nobel Peace Prize
Anney and Samantha dig into the history of the Nobel Peace Prize and women who have won it, focusing in on Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and Leymah Gbowee. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Happy Hour #2: Dead Inside
What does it mean for women when we call them dead inside? As we wind down the week with another happy hour, we talk about expectations around performative emoting for women. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

US Election Revisited
Friend of the show Melody Bray joins us once again to celebrate recent political victories and to discuss how to honor organizers. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


Women Around the World: Unity Dow
Anney and Samantha highlight the story and human rights work of Unity Dow, the first woman to be appointed Judge to the High Court of Botswana. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Monday Mini: Women and the Farmers' Protest
Women of all ages have been playing a hugely significant role in India's Farmers' Protests. Anney and Samantha look into the role of women in these protests and as farmers in India. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

SMNTY Classics: Black Romantic Comedies
Romantic comedies remain one of Hollywood's most segregated film genres. In this classic episode, Cristen and Caroline compare the development, tropes and racial tensions within monochromatic rom com worlds. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


Killers and Women Who Love Them
Why do some women love killers? Anney and Samantha delve into hybristophilia, Bonnie and Clyde Syndrome and serial killer groupies. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Happy Hour #1: McBride Sisters
Cheers! Join us for this new segment, celebrating women doing amazing things in the beverage industry as we wind down the week and discuss what's on our minds. Come relax with us! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Women and Romance Part 2: We Want it That Way
In part two of our look at women and romance, Anney and Samantha talk romance in movies, television, video games, boy bands, love ballads and the fantasy and escapism of it all. This episode will complete you, because SMNTY's back, alright? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


Women Around the World: Deb Haaland
In the first installment of this new series highlighting the work women are doing around the world, Anney and Samantha spotlight Representative Deb Haaland, the first Native American woman to be nominated for a cabinet position in American history. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Monday Mini: Women's Rights in Poland
With renewed protesting in the wake of the passing of strict anti-abortion laws in Poland, Anney and Samantha visit women's rights, abortion and protests in Poland. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

SMNTY Classics: Cuddle Puddle
Cuddling permeates many of our closest relationships, whether platonic or romantic - but why? In this classic episode, Cristen and Caroline investigate the nature and nurture of cuddling, why some people are now paying for a good snuggle and who wins the spooning battle of the sexes. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


Women and Romance Part 1: And They Lived Happily Ever After
Women's love affair with the romance genre has deep historical roots. For part one of our two-part look at women in romance, Anney and Samantha look into the heart of romance in literature and fanfiction, from bodice rippers to Fabio to the HEA and the OTP. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Female Firsts: Meta Vaux Warrick Fuller
For this rendition of Female Firsts, Yves shares the story of Meta Vaux Warrick Fuller, the first Black woman artist to receive a US Federal Commission. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Monday Mini: The History of P***y
Anney and Samantha trace the very complicated and strange origins and evolution of the word p***y. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


SMNTY Classics: The Woman Pharaoh
Hatshepsut was one of the most successful kings in ancient Egypt who also happened to be a woman. Cristen and Caroline talk with Egyptologist Kara Cooney about Hatshepsut's rise to power, why her legacy was erased from history and what women leaders today can learn from this fearless pharaoh. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

How the Anti-Abortion Movement Fueled the Riot at the Capitol
With the recent anniversary of Roe v Wade and the violence at the US Capitol, guest Bridget Todd examines the link between the riot at the Capitol, the anti-abortion movement and disinformation. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Sex and the City and SMNTY
In light of the upcoming reboot of Sex and the City, Anney and Samantha look into the feminism of the show, the characters, and its legacy. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


Monday Mini: Dr. Jill Biden
A recent article calling for Dr. Jill Biden to drop the 'Dr.' sparked a conversation about sexism, education and who gets to use the title 'doctor'. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

SMNTY Classics: Why do women have more migraines than men?
Seventeen percent of women report migraine pain, but only six percent of men suffer from these debilitating headaches -- why is that? Tune in as our experts take a look at migraines in this podcast from HowStuffWorks in this classic episode. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

SMNTY Classics: Pantsuit Power Dressing
From suffragists to Grace Jones to Hillary Clinton, the pantsuit has at once been a symbol bucking feminine norms and conforming to masculine ones. In this classic episode, Cristen and Caroline trace the history of the power suit and ask why such a seemingly simple fashion has the power to embolden and enrage. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


Feminist Movie Friday: The Mummy (and The Mummy Returns)
While the 1999 action-adventure classic The Mummy might not top a lot of feminist movie lists, that didn't stop us from finding some feminist elements in it (and due to Samantha's insistence, The Mummy Returns) to talk about. Come along on this sometimes terribly CGI-ed adventure as we discuss the feminism of these movies and the iconic heroine Evie. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Monday Mini: Too Many Women in Paris?
As 2020 drew to an end, the city of Paris was fined for hiring too many women for government positions. Anney and Samantha discuss why. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Women and Alt-Right Extremism
In the wake of the insurrection at the US Capitol, Anney and Samantha look into women in alt-right extremism. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


Book club: Circe
For the first book club pick of 2021, Anney and Samantha delve into Madeline Miller's 2018 novel Circe. Join us for discussion of goddesses, witches, myths and feminism. And turning men into pigs. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Updates: January 2021 Edition
A lot has happened since our last update episode. Anney and Samantha take a look at some updates in sports, entertinament, controversial art, AI, taxes, politics, and more. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Monday Mini: Argentina
Anney and Samantha look into the legalization of abortion in Argentina. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


SMNTY Classics: A Revisionist History of Abortion, Part 2
Raised during the Progressive Era crusade against abortion, Margaret Sanger devoted her life to making birth control and familiy planning accessible to women from all walks of life. In this classic episode on the second installment of the two-part cultural and legal history of abortion, Cristen and Caroline highlight Sanger's legacy and eugenics controversy and how the development of Planned Parenthood coincided with midcentury women's fight to access abortion by whatever means necessary. Learn more about ...

Who is Nancy Pelosi?
US Representatvie Nancy Pelosi just won reelection as Speaker of the House. Anney and Samantha dig into her history, and how it got her to where she is today. Bonus discussion of memes and controversy. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

SMNTY Classics: A Revisionist History of Abortion, Part 1
In colonial America, early-term abortion was a way of life for many women. But by 1900, it had become criminalized across the country -- but not for reasons you'd expect. In this two-part cultural and legal history of abortion, Cristen and Caroline time travel from ancient Greek herbal remedies to induce miscarriage to 19th-century abortionist Madame Restell at the center of America's first major abortion debate in this classic episode. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.c...


Umm...Hello 2021?
Hello New Year. Nice to meet you? Anney and Samantha say goodbye to 2020 and look ahead to 2021, making some predictions along the way. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


Monday Mini: Hindsight is 2020
As a year like none other in recent memory draws to a close, Anney and Samantha look back on 2020. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Feminist Movie Friday: Double Feature
Sleepless in Seattle collides with the beautiful late 90s tech of You've Got Mail in this very special holiday movie episode of Feminist Movie Friday. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Georgia Election On Our Mind
Melody Bray joins us once again to discuss what happened in Georgia during the Presidential election, what to look out for in the upcoming runoffs in the state, and the importance of grassroots organizations. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


Monday Mini: New Year's Pressure on Women
Where did the pressure to kiss someone at midnight on New Year's come from? Are resolutions harmful or hurtful? What do onesies have to do with it? Everything, it turns out. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

A Few of SMNTY's Favorite Things
With the holiday season in full swing and the year's end fast approaching, Anney and Samantha take a moment in this very stressful year to share some of their favorite things about this time of year. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Female Firsts: Kono Yasui
On this episode of female firsts, Yves brings us the story of Kono Yasui, the first Japanese woman to get doctorate in science. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


Monday Mini: Telling Family No
Friend of the show Courtney stops by in time for the holidays to share her advice on how to tell family no. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

The Legacy of Lolita
Host of the Lolita Podcast and The Bechdel Cast Jamie Loftus joins us once again to discuss the very complicated legacy of Lolita. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

SMNTY v. the Supreme Court
Court is in session for this episode on the history (and future) of women on the US Supreme Court. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


MM: Egypt
Anney and Samantha take a look at the #MeToo movement in Egypt. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Female Firsts: Cathay Williams
Today's Female Firsts focuses on Cathay Williams, the first documented Black woman to enlist and serve as a buffalo soldier in the U.S. Army. Tune into this officially technically cool episode. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

SMNTY Book Club: A Beautiful Work in Progress
What does an athlete look like? For this month's book club, Anney and Samantha delve into themes around atleticism, stereotypes, health, running, motivation and the power of support with Mirna Valerio's book A Beautiful Work in Progress. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


Monday Mini: Title IX
Anney and Samantha talk college and Title IX updates. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

SMNTY Classics: The Ballad of Dolly Parton
To celebrate her January 20 birthday and her current involvement in a possible COVID-19 vaccine, Cristen and Caroline look at the incredible life of country music legend Dolly Parton and why many consider the over-the-top entertainer a feminist icon in this classic episode. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Feminist Movie Wednesday: Knives Out
For a very special edition of Feminist Movie Wednesday, Anney and Samantha discuss the feminism of Rian Johnson's 2019 murder mystery film Knives Out. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


Monday Mini: Poland
Poland has some of the most restrictive abortion laws in Europe, recently leading to countrywide protests. Anney and Samantha look into Poland's laws around abortion and why (and how) people are protesting. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Women and the Holidays: Pandemic Edition
Anney and Samantha discuss what the holidays might look like for women during a pandemic along with creative ways to celebrate. Bonus recipes included! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Misinformation, Disinformation and Gender Justice
Now that the 2020 US Presidential election is (mostly) over, we have a followup conversation with Bridget Todd about how misinformation and disinformation played out before and after the election, what we should look out for in the future, how to provide people 'off-ramps', why it's a gender justice issue and why it all matters. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


Monday Mini: Chile
When the women of Chile demanded never again without women, the government was forced to listen. Anney and Samantha discuss Chile's 2019 protests, the role of women in them, and their impact. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

A Conversation with Esther Choi
Esther Choi of the podcast Get Down with K-Town stops by to discuss her new podcast, Korean food, and her experience as a female chef. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Election Reflection
In the wake of the 2020 American Presidential Election, Anney and Samantha share their thoughts, feelings and experiences. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


Monday Mini: US Election Wins for Women
As results from the 2020 US election continue to roll in, Anney and Samantha look at some political wins for women. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Updates: November 2020 Edition
While the US presidential election dominates the news, Anney and Samantha discuss other recent new stories, including more women-specific Covid-19 issues, Cuties, politics, international news and of course The Bachelorette. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Election Stress Disorder
In the midst of a tense US election season, Anney and Samantha discuss Election Stress Disorder and ways to deal with it. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


Monday Mini: Listener Mail
Anney and Samantha open up the inbox and share some listener mail. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Female Firsts: Nora Holt
For today's Female Firsts, Yves shares the story of Nora Holt. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

SMNTY Book Club: The Bloody Chamber
Just in time for Halloween, Anney and Samantha delve into the dark fairy tales and feminism of Angela Carter's The Bloody Chamber and Other Stories. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


Feminist Movie Friday: Witchy Women
There's a little witch in all of us. For this edition of Feminist Movie Friday, Anney and Samantha revisit two Halloween classics: Practical Magic and The Witches of Eastwick. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

SMNTY Classics: Haute Couture Feminism
Can high-end fashion and feminism ever match? In this classic episode, Cristen and Caroline discuss the ongoing debates about how clothing fits with feminism from Women's Lib to Chanel's (in)famous fall fashion feminist protest. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Women Candidates, Misinformation and Disinformation
Bridget Todd joins us once again to discuss disinformation this election cycle, how it specifically impacts women and especially Black women and women of color and ways we can combat it. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


Monday Mini: The Force is Strong With This One
Anney and Samantha have some rogue fun (pew pew!) talking about Samantha's experience watching the Stars Wars prequels, sequels, one-offs and even the notorious Holiday Special. She too doesn't like sand. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Going Bump in the Night: Women Writing Horror
This episode is ALIVE! Anney and Samantha delve into the history of women crafting the stuff of nightmares in the realm of horror fiction. Bonus dramatic reading included. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

The Curse: Supernatural Menstruation Horror
In a whole new take on the 'period piece', Anney and Samantha finally discuss the genre of horror known as 'supernatural menstruation horror'. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


Monday Mini: Grief in Politics
In the wake of the death of several prominent public figures, Anney and Samantha talk about grieving in politics. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

The 'Crazy Psycho Bitch Girl' Trope
Oh she's sweet but a psycho? The 'crazy psycho bitch girl' is a trope that makes up an entire genre of horror movies. Anney and Samantha wade through the history and examples of this trope, and why it's problematic. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Women In Survival Horror
They're survivors. They're not going to give up. Anney and Samantha discuss some of the most prominent women in the survival horror video game genre. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


Monday Mini: Heathers
Anney and Samantha dig into the themes of the dark highschool satire Heathers. How very. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Introducing Daughters of DC, a Brand New Scripted Political Thriller
It’s no secret that in Washington, DC, corruption is everywhere. You could say it’s gone viral! And I should know, my Mom’s Speaker of the House. My name is Jaymes Parker. My friends are all in the same boat -- daughters of the DC elite. When you’re this close to power, there’s nowhere to hide, and when my friends and I got a little too… visible… our parents broke us up. But now I need them back because I’m in deep. You see, I’m a bit of a hacker. If you enjoyed this trailer, find Daughters of DC in the pod...

Feminist Movie Friday: All Them Witches
Anney and Samantha cast a spell with Hocus Pocus and The Witches, and discuss the depiction of witches in children's movies. Is it all truly just a bunch of hocus pocus? Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


Female Firsts: Bessie Coleman
Friend of the show Yves shares the story of Bessie Coleman, the first Black American woman to earn a pilot’s license. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Introducing You and Me Both with Hillary Clinton
In You and Me Both with Hillary Clinton, Hillary sits down for candid, in-depth, and sometimes hilarious conversations with people she finds fascinating. With help from her guests, Hillary will tackle the topics that shape our lives, from faith to the pressing political issues of our time to cooking tips for the cooking-challenged. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers...

Hip Hop and Misogynoir
Journalist and expert Kiana Fitzgerald stops by to discuss misogynoir in the world of hip hop. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


Monday Mini: Forgiveness
Anney and Samantha revisit forgiveness and what it can look like for women. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

SMNTY Book Club: Come As You Are
SMNTY Book Club is back, this time with Emily Nagoski's book Come as You Are: The Surprising New Science that Will Transform Your Sex Life. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


Activism and Voter Suppression
Melody Bray stops by once again to discuss activism, voting, voter supression, and pizza. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Women of Color in Civil Service and Nonprofits
Friend of the show Courtney Jones joins us to discuss what the fields of social work and civil service look like, particularly for women of color. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Monday Mini: Pop Quiz 2!
Pop quiz time! Would you survive a horror movie? What Star Wars character are you? Play along! Quizzes here: https://play.howstuffworks.com/quiz/which-star-wars-character-are-you-gifs, https://www.buzzfeed.com/whitneyjefferson/which-feminist-cartoon-character-are-you, and https://www.buzzfeed.com/2025dclark/would-you-be-able-to-survive-a-horror-movie-bwi5lom24k. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


SMNTY Works From Home
As more of us are working remotely, Anney and Samantha look at what that means for women. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

The Women of the United States Postal Service
Women working for the United States Postal Service have historically been the stuff of legend. Anney and Samantha look at the past and present of the women at the USPS. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Feminist Movie Friday: A League of Their Own
Anney finally redeems herself in Samantha's eyes and watches the 1992 feminist classic A League of Their Own. There is definitely crying in podcasting. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


SMNTY Book Club: All You Can Ever Know
Nicole Chung, author of the memoir All You Can Ever Know, joins us to discuss transracial adoption, family and writing. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

SMNTY Classics: Abolitionist Heroines
In this classic episode, Cristen and Caroline discuss the often unsung women who helped set an enslaved people free, despite tremendous race- and gender-based prejudice. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Monday Mini: Women and Children During Covid
With school starting back in many places, Anney and Samantha dig into new numbers around women, homeschooling, and working with children during a pandemic, as well as the implications of lack of access to contraceptives. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


Female Firsts: Afong Moy
For this edition of Female Firsts, Yves brings us the story of Afong Moy, the first known documented Chinese woman in the United States. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Monday Mini: Women in QAnon
As more and more female politicians who support QAnon make the news, Anney and Samantha discuss women in QAnon. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

How to be an Activist with AAFC
Two of the co-leaders of the Asian American Feminist Collective join us to discuss how to advocate and be an activist. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


Introducing: 'Criminalia'
Humans have always committed crimes. What can we learn from the criminals and crimes of the past, and have humans gotten better or worse over time? Criminalia is brought to you by Shondaland Audio and iHeartRadio. Episodes release every Tuesday. Listen now on the iHeartRadio App, Apple Podcasts, or wherever you get your podcasts. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers...

Women in Politics: Part 2
Anney and Samantha round-up female candidates running in current elections in the US and discuss some trends and the state of women in politics. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Monday Mini: What Is and What Should Be
Anney and Samantha have a conversation around media representation and the messy line between representing reality and keeping the status quo in place. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


SMNTY Plays Ball!
Anney and Samantha go to bat for the history of women and girls in America's pastime baseball, including the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League. This one is a homerun. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Women in Animal Care
In the past few decades, the animal care industry has experienced one of the largest gendered shifts of any field, ever. Anney and Samantha dig into why that it is what it means. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Monday Mini: Writing about Sex
Sex words, why so silly? And a discussion of the complicated nature of writing about sexual assault. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


Feminist Movie Friday: Old Guard
For this Feminist Movie Friday Anney and Samantha discuss the Netflix film The Old Guard, immortality, representation in action and comic book movies, anti-heroines, and Samantha's crush Charlize Theron. Bonus discussion of While You Were Sleeping and Rogue One. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

There Are No Girls on the Internet with Bridget Todd
Past host of the show and host of the new podcast There Are No Girls on the Internet Bridget Todd talks about her new show, the danger of not listening to women and marginalized voices about their experiences online, and how the people behind those voices are the lifeblood of technology and the internet. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Monday Mini: Back to School
As back to school approaches, Anney and Samantha talk about what that means for teachers, students and parents during a pandemic. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


Female Firsts: Lucy Hicks Anderson
In this edition of Female Firsts, Yves shares the story of Lucy Hicks Anderson, considered the first trans person to fight for transgender rights in court, and further the first Black American trans woman to be put on trial for her identity. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Female Firsts: Lucy Hicks Anderson
In this edition of Female Firsts, Yves shares the story of Lucy Hicks Anderson, considered the first trans person to fight for transgender rights in court, and further the first Black American trans woman to be put on trial for her identity. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers...

Gender Differences in Autism
Recent research suggests that autism presents differently in women and girls as opposed to men and boys. Anney and Samantha dig into the research (as well as what the lack of research suggests) and the gender differences in autism. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


Gender Differences in Autism
Recent research suggests that autism presents differently in women and girls as opposed to men and boys. Anney and Samantha dig into the research (as well as what the lack of research suggests) and the gender differences in autism. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers...

Monday Mini: Rejection Tactics
Or how to reject a guy in 10 ways. Anney and Samantha talk about different methods of letting men down easy, and what they say about our culture. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers...

Monday Mini: Rejection Tactics
Or how to reject a guy in 10 ways. Anney and Samantha talk about different methods of letting men down easy, and what they say about our culture. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


Introducing: There Are No Girls on the Internet
Marginalized voices have always been at the forefront of the internet, yet our stories often go overlooked. Bridget Todd chronicles our experiences online, and the ways marginalized voices have shaped the internet from the very beginning. We need monuments to all of the identities that make being online what it is. So let’s build them. Find There Are No Girls on the Internet on the iHeartRadio App or wherever you get your podcasts! https://ihr.fm/3g14Fxl Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.ihe...

SMNTY's Princess is in Another Castle
Nintendo's Mario franchise is the largest video game franchise of all time. As ruler of the game's fictional Mushroom Kingdom, Princess Peach (or Toadstool, if you prefer) seemingly spends most of her time getting kidnapped. Anney and Samantha trace the history of Princess Peach and talk about the damsel in distress trope, entitlement and whether or not Princess Peach is secretly a bloodthirsty tyrant. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

SMNTY Book Club: Unapologetic
For this episode of book club, Anney and Samantha discuss Unapologetic: A Black, Queer, And Feminist Mandate for Radical Movements by Charlene Carruthers. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


Monday Mini: What Stuck?
As the quarantine stretches on, Anney and Samantha discuss what habits have stuck and which ones have gone out the isolation window. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Violence Against Women Today
Anney and Samantha check in on issues concerning violence against women, from domestic violence during qurantine, online abuse, and sexual assault in the army. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...


Monday Mini: Mostly Spoiler Free Review of The Last of Us 2
Anney reviews the new video game The Last of Us 2, and talks female revenge, queer representation, and ludonarrative dissonance while Samantha patiently supports her. Spoiler Alert: Anney liked it. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...

Sexy Aphrodisiacs?
Throughout history, pretty much every food has been seen as an aphrodisiac. Anney and Samantha look at some famous examples and dig into the science around whether or not they work. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com...